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Kishawn McClain
Kishawn  McClain
Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Rosenberg, TX

High School:
Terry HS

Height / Weight:
5-11 / 194

Position:
S


07/20/2017

VIDEO: Behind The Scenes At Conference USA Kickoff

Head Coach Seth Littrell, Running Back Jeffery Wilson, Safety Kishawn McClain Spent Wednesday In Irving

07/17/2017

McClain, Brooks Earn Preseason All-Conference USA Honors

Pair Of Mean Green Defensive Backs Earn Preseason Plaudits

07/14/2017

Kishawn McClain Named To Thorpe Award Watch List

Senior Safety Is One Of 45 To Watch For Top DB In The Country Honor

07/14/2017

Top Moments of 2016: Double Overtime Stand At Rice

North Texas Stuffed Run On Fourth-And-Inches

07/13/2017

VIDEO: Mean Green DNA Vol. 8 - Leadership

McClain, Means, Wilson And Shanbour Discuss The Importance Of Leadership

2017:
• Named to the Paycom Jim Thorpe Award preseason watch list
• Named Preseason All-Conference USA

2016:

• Second team C-USA All-Conference selection after being named Preseason All-Conference
• Led the team with 91 total tackles (67 solo), had a career-high three interceptions and had three pass break-ups, one-and-a-half sacks, five tackles for loss and forced two fumbles in 13 starts at safety for the Mean Green
• One of five team captains
• Posted five tackles vs. Army in the Zaxby’s Heart of Dallas Bowl on 12/27
• Recorded seven stops, one of which was for a loss at UTEP on 11/26
• Had eight tackles (five solo) in the win vs. Southern Miss on 11/19
• Recorded five stops and a pass breakup at WKU on 11/12
• Posted three tackles, a half of which was for loss vs. La Tech on 11/5
• Led the team with 10 total tackles (eight solo), added a half sack and 1.5 tackles for loss at UTSA on 10/29
• Posted a season-high 12 tackles (11 solo) in the win at Army on 10/22
• Had three tackles and recorded the first sack of his career on 10/8 vs. Marshall
• Intercepted his third pass of the season and posted a team-high 11 total tackles (nine solo) vs. MTSU on 10/1
• Named Conference USA Defensive Player of the Week after his 10-tackle (seven solo), one interception, one forced fumble and one pass break-up performance in the double OT win at Rice on 9/24
• Registered seven tackles at No. 23 Florida on 9/17
• Intercepted his first pass of the season on 9/10 vs. Bethune-Cookman
• Led the team in tackles with eight (six solo) and one pass break-up vs. SMU on 9/3

2015:
• Earned Conference USA Defensive Player of the Week with a 45-yard fumble return for a touchdown against UTSA, the team’s first defensive touchdown of the season and the first fumble recovery for a touchdown since 2014
• Played in 12 games with 11 starts at free safety
• Led the team with 110 tackles, the second-most tackles by a safety in school history
• Combined with James Gray to become the first safety duo in school history to each record 100 total tackles
• Also recorded 2.5 tackles for loss, an interception, two forced fumbles, a fumble recovery, three pass break-ups and four passes defended
• Led the team in tackles against Rice, Southern Miss, Marshall, UTSA and UTEP, totaling a career-high 16 tackles against Rice
• Finished with double-digit tackles in five different games, against Rice, Iowa, Marshall, UTSA and UTEP

2014:

• Was named to the Conference USA All-Freshmen team
• Saw action in all 12 games, recording 39 tackles, including a half tackle for loss and an interception
• Intercepted a Southern Miss pass and recorded nine tackles in his first collegiate start at North Texas

High School:

• Was a two-way player in high school, playing quarterback and safety
• Was a two-time District 23-4A first-team selection as a quarterback his senior and junior season
• Named to Dave Campbell’s Top 300 Recruits as one of the top-12 athletes in Texas
• Rushed for 876 yards and 16 touchdowns while throwing for 536 yards and eight TDs as a senior
• Rushed for 1,576 yards and 19 touchdowns while throwing for 896 yards and passing for 12 TDs in 2012
• Had 57 tackles, two sacks and two interceptions

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